Cytomegalovirus colitis with amoebiasis in an immunocompetent patient

Mary Mathew, Garima Goel, Sudha Bhat, George Varghese

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Cytomegalovirus (CMV) colitis commonly occurs in immunosuppressed individuals including those with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), organ transplantation and hematological malignancies. Only a few cases of CMV colitis involving immunocompetent patients have been reported and even rarer cases of CMV colitis associated with amebiasis. We describe a rare case of CMV colitis in an immunocompetent patient with amebiasis.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalInternet Journal of Infectious Diseases
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 29-04-2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases


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